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Fehn, Sverre 1924-2009

Overview
Works: 84 works in 134 publications in 8 languages and 1,350 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Commentator, Artist, Interviewee, Illustrator
Classifications: NA1273.F45, 720.92
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Sverre Fehn : the thought of construction by Per Olaf Fjeld( Book )
5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn : the pattern of thoughts by Per Olaf Fjeld( Book )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author, a longtime colleague at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design, presents Fehn's buildings and projects in a series of thematic chapters and illuminates the architect's process of thought and design with quotations and sketches
Great expectations a journey through the history of visionary architecture ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great expectations: Looks at innovative, futuristic, utopian and sometimes bizarre architectural projects of the 20th century. Shows how contemporary problems like housing shortages, urban decay and pollution motivate architects to create changes in the way people live. Considers plans that have actually been constructed and animates some unrealized visions to see how they might have looked. Features works by Rudolf Steiner, Le Corbusier, Moshe Safdie, Oscar Niemeyer, Jacque Fresco, Peter Cook, Colin Fournier, Levitt & Sons, Antti Lovag, Peter Vetsch, and Paolo Soler
Kochuu Japanese architecture, influence & origin ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about modern Japanese architecture, and its impact on the Nordic building tradition. "Kochuu" which translates as "in the jar," refers to the Japanese tradition of constructing small, enclosed physical spaces, which create the impression of a separate universe. Features interviews with some of Japan's leading architects as well as Scandinavian contemporaries
The Pritzker Architecture Prize, 1997 : presented to Sverre Fehn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn : opera completa by Christian Norberg-Schulz( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in Italian and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn, Architekt : [anlässlich der gleichnamigen Ausstellung im Ausstellungszentrum der Wiener Städtischen Allgemeinen Versicherung AG in Wien, Ausstellungsdauer: 30.5. - 29.6.2001] ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Architektur - Museumsarchitektur - Museen in Skandinavien - Museumsgeschichte - Ausstellungsarchitektur - Architekturausstellung
Sverre Fehn : projects and reflections ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Museo dei ghiacciai a Fjærland : Sverre Fehn by Gennaro Postiglione( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn : works, projects, writings, 1949-1996 by Christian Norberg-Schulz( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This comprehensive monograph presents fifty projects from throughout the four decades of Fehn's career. Featured are such important works as the Archbishopric Museum of Hamar, the Glacier Museum in Fjaerland, and the Aukrust Museum in Alvdal, all in Norway. Also included are a number of houses and several competition projects, both built and unbuilt. Each of the works in this volume is illustrated with extensive photography, presentation drawings, and Fehn's signature sketches. Complementing the architectural projects are essays by Francesco Dal Co, Christian Norberg-Schulz, and Gennaro Postiglione, which present an analytic portrait of the architect's career, and an anthology of writings by Fehn and critics
Sverre Fehn : opera completa by Sverre Fehn( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn : samlede arbeider by Christian Norberg-Schulz( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Norwegian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five masters of the north ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetry of the straight line = Den rette linjes poesi by Sverre Fehn( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn : The poetry of the straight line = Den rette linjes poesi : published in connection with the exhibition "Five Masters of the North" by Sverre Fehn( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in Finnish and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thought of construction by Sverre Fehn( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn ( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in French and Norwegian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sverre Fehn : above and below the horizon by Sverre Fehn( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Museo en Hamar : [exposición] by Sverre Fehn( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Sverre Fehn
Languages
English (45)
Italian (18)
Japanese (6)
Norwegian (6)
German (4)
Finnish (2)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
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